Presentation to American Photography Archives Group and the Professional Organization of Women in the Arts

American Photography Archives Group presentation to members of Professional Organization of Women in the Arts on June 5, 2019 at Emigrant Bank Fine Art Finance (the art financing subsidiary of Emigrant Bank in New York City)

Mary Engel, Founder & President of the American Photography Archives Group (APAG) is joined by Ann Rothstein Segan, Co-director of the Arthur Rothstein Legacy Project and Research Associate for the Living New Deal (LND) and Melissa Stevens, Director of the Shaw Family Archives, for a conversation on what it means to inherit a photographers estate. They discussed how they publicize and market their archives.

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Lecture: Arthur Rothstein ~ Jewish Refugees in Shanghai, 1946

On Tuesday, April 2, 2019 from 6:30 - 8:00, the Brooklyn Public Library, Main Branch (Grand Army Plaza) will host an illustrated lecture by Dr. Ann Rothstein-Segan focused on Arthur Rothstein’s compelling 1946 photo essay, and the importance of these images in the context of his 50-year career in social documentary photography and photojournalism.

For details on this event see the   Brooklyn Public Library events page here

For details on this event see the Brooklyn Public Library events page here

Event sponsored by APAG West and AAA: Managing the Market Posthumously

In early December 2018 a panel discussion, co-sponsored by the American Photo Archive Group (APAG West) and the Appraisers Association of America, was held in conjunction with the Arthur Rothstein exhibition “When Government Worked” at the Canessa Gallery in San Francisco,

The panel, moderated by APAG and AAA member Melanie Light with appraiser Lindsay Nivens Frostini, focused on preserving and promoting an artist’s photographic legacy. Ann Rothstein-Segan, daughter of Arthur Rothstein presented an illustrated lecture regarding her father’s career and offered a tour of the exhibit.

Lindsay Nivens Frostini, Melanie Light, Brodie Hefner and Ann Rothstein Segan

Lindsay Nivens Frostini, Melanie Light, Brodie Hefner and Ann Rothstein Segan

Rothstein exhibit "When Government Worked" opens Dec 7 in San Francisco

An exhibit of Arthur Rothstein’s compelling documentary images of America in the Great Depression opens with a reception on Friday, December 7 at the Cannessa Gallery in San Francisco’s North Beach Neighborhood. Sales of modern, archival prints during the exhibit will benefit the important work of the Living New Deal, a Berkeley-based non-profit dedicated to researching and disseminating the story of President Franklin Roosevelt’s infrastructure, reform and cultural programs.

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Friday, December 7

thru December 27, 2018

Canessa Gallery

708 Montgomery St.

San Francisco

www.canessa.org

LivingNewDeal.org